Biotechnology includes any technique or technological application that uses biology or living organisms to create or modify products and processes of food production, sustainable agriculture, fisheries and forestry. This includes recombinant DNA technology, transgenic crops and animals, genetically modified (GM) foods, biopharmaceuticals, bioremediation and more. (Source: USDA, Photo: Flickr)

Amazing new diving suit turns wearer into Aquaman

Insect birth control targets cotton pests

Scientists create mouse that can smell light

Scientists create robot snake that climbs trees

College students spin new idea for health care

World's first DNA factory gets underway

Scientists create nanoscale robot spiders from DNA molecules

Lightning-powered mushrooms could boost food yields

Scientists mimic photosynthesis to create new 'solar fuel'

Creature that weaves underwater silk enlisted to suture surgical wounds

New material traps radioactive waste like a Venus flytrap

Flightless mosquitoes may prevent disease